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MM 9.27: How to watch Maryland football vs. No. 12 Penn State

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This is the Maryland Minute, a short story followed by a roundup of Terps-related news.

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Coming off of a bye week, the Terps are back in action Friday in front of a sold-out crowd to face off against No. 12 Penn State — a matchup that has been long anticipated since the start of the season and beyond.

This game will be Maryland’s first sell out since 2015 when they lost to Michigan. The demand for student tickets was so high that the program announced they would add additional bleachers behind the student section to allow more students to attend the game.

The Terps look to rebound after losing their first game of the season on the road to Temple two weeks ago. Maryland comes into this game reeling a bit on offense after losing right guard Terrance Davis to a sprained MCL for the next few weeks and running back Jake Funk to a torn ACL that will keep him out for the rest of the season.

Maryland is going to have its work cut out for itself if it wants to knock off Penn State. The Nittany Lions are one of the best teams in the nation and the conference, and they’ve historically dominated the Terps. Penn State leads the overall series with a whopping 39 wins to two losses and one tie.

The game will be televised on Fox Sports 1, and if you have DISH Network, you might need an alternative place to watch the game.

The numbers

Maryland: 2-1 (0-0 Big Ten)
Penn State: 3-0 (0-0 Big Ten)
All-time series: Penn State leads 39-2-1
Odds: Penn State is a 6.5-point favorite

How to watch and listen

Friday, Sept. 27, 8 p.m. (ET), Capital One Field at Maryland Stadium, College Park

TV: FS1 (Tim Brando, play-by-play; Spencer Tillman, analyst; Coley Harvey, sideline analyst)

Radio: 105.7 FM (Balt.) / 980 AM (DC), TuneIn Radio App, Sirius 108 / XM 195 (Johnny Holliday, CJ Brown and LaMont Jordan)

Stream: Fox Sports Go

In other news

Here’s everything you need to catch up before the game:

And we’ll have more content dropping today, including a very special podcast.

Henry wrote about Maryland lacrosse coach John Tillman’s emotional experience watching the Premier Lacrosse League Championship.

Check out the latest episode of the Terps in the Pros Podcast, where Matt Levine, Lila Bromberg and I discuss the NFL and if Darnell Savage will earn high honors, MLB, WNBA and Premier Lacrosse League.

With a Friday night matchup, Maryland football channeled the TV show Friday Night Lights in this video.

Former head coach Ralph Friedgen got the Terps fired up before facing No. 12 Penn State.

It seems like Mike Locksley and Ralph Friedgen are having a grand old time being reunited. And here’s a thread of players thanking coach Friedgen.

And Maryland football also posted another throwback victory.

Maryland basketball had some fun playing paintball.

Senior guard Anthony Cowan Jr. continues to rack up preseason recognition.

Maryland women’s basketball had its first official practice of the season and gives fans an inside look.

No. 4 Maryland field hockey posted highlights of its dramatic win over No. 10 Princeton.

Maryland volleyball’s Katie Myers continues to put on a block party.

And finally, Maryland wrestling released its schedule.